Water Temperature and Diving Conditions Log
- July 2010 to December 2010

Here is our diving centre's log of the conditions and special sightings for diving in Arinaga, Gran Canaria. As we dive different parts of the reserve every day we only visit some locations (such as the seahorses) once a week.

2014 Jan-December 2014
2013 Jan-December 2013
2012 Jan-December 2012
2011 Jan-December 2011
2010 Jan-December 2010 July-December 2010
2009 January-June 2009 July-December 2009
2008 January-June 2008 July-December 2008
2007 October-Dec 2007

Date Conditions Temp Sightings
31/12/2010 Excellent 20C Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Garfish, Stargazer
30/12/2010 Above Normal 20C Common Stingray, Dusky Grouper, Tiger Moray
26/12/2010 Did not dive 20C Sunday (Day off)
25/12/2010 Did not dive 20C Merry Xmas to all
23/12/2010 Below Normal 20C Brown Moray, Round Ray, Sea Hare
14/12/2010 Normal 21C Angel Shark, Brown Moray, Round Ray, Sea Hare, Tiger Moray
10/12/2010 Above Normal 21C Angel Shark, Dusky Grouper, Sand Sole, Shi Drum, Tiger Moray
9/12/2010 Above Normal 21C Angel Shark, Bandtooth Congor, Sand Sole, Stargazer, White-spotted octopus
8/12/2010 Normal 21C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Tiger Moray
7/12/2010 Normal 21C Shi Drum, Tiger Moray
6/12/2010 Normal 21C Angel Shark
5/12/2010 Normal 21C Angel Shark, Garfish, Scrawled Filefish
4/12/2010 Above Normal 21C 4 Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Garfish
3/12/2010 Above Normal 21C Angel Sharks, Common Stingray, Eagle Ray, Stargazer
2/12/2010 Normal 21C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette
1/12/2010 Below Normal 21C Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Tiger Moray
30/12/2010 Poor 21C
29/12/2010 Poor 21C Common Stingray
28/12/2010 Did not dive 21C Sunday (Day off)
27/12/2010 Normal 21C
26/12/2010 Normal 21C Sardina: Angel Shark, Butterfly Ray, Common Stingray
24/11/2010 Excellent 22C Brown Moray, Garfish, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
23/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Round Ray, ** Scrawled Filefish **
21/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Garfish, Sea Hare, Stargazer
20/11/2010 Above Normal 22C
19/11/2010 Above Normal 22C *** Angel Sharks mating ***, Dusky Grouper, Scrawled Filefish, Shi Drum
18/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Bandtooth Congor, Canarian Lobsterette, Common Stingray, Eagle Ray, Marbled Electric Ray, Sand Sole, Sea Hare
17/11/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Eagle Ray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
16/11/2010 Below Normal 22C
15/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Gilt Headed Bream, several big Adabe, Prickly Shrimp
14/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Garfish
11/11/2010 Below Normal 22C Marbled Electric Ray
10/11/2010 Poor 22C
9/11/2010 Above Normal 22C
8/11/2010 Above Normal 22C Canarian Lobsterette, Tiger Moray
6/11/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Cape Lobster, Common Stingray, Dusky Grouper, Garfish
5/11/2010 Below Normal 22C Baby Angel Shark, Tiger Moray
4/11/2010 Below Normal 22C Angel Shark, Eagle Ray, Marbled Electric Ray
3/11/2010 Below Normal 23C Spiny Pufferfish (Spotted Burrfish)
2/11/2010 Poor 23C
1/11/2010 Poor 23C
31/10/2010 Excellent 23C Common Stingray, Stargazer
30/10/2010 Excellent 23C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Eagle Ray, Garfish, Tuna
29/10/2010 Excellent 23C Common Stingray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
28/10/2010 Above Normal 23C Angel Shark, Bandtooth Congor, Eagle Ray, Sea Hare, White-spotted octopus
27/10/2010 Normal 23C Dusky Grouper, Stargazer
26/10/2010 Below Normal 23C
25/10/2010 Below Normal 23C
24/10/2010 Did not dive 23C Sunday (Day off)
23/10/2010 Excellent 23C Still having problems with our ADSL line so no daily updates, but with almost no wind, conditions were EXCELLENT every day this week.Nagel shark, Brown Moray, Common Stingray, White-spotted octopus, Bandtooth Conger, Dusky Grouper, Eagle Ray, Marbled Electric Ray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray and much more.
15/10/2010 Excellent 23C Our ADSL line has been down so unable to update! This week conditions excellent & we have seen: Brown Moray, Common Stingray, Derbio, Dusky Grouper, Eagle Ray, Marbled Electric Ray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
8/10/2010 Excellent 23C Garfish, Marbled Electric Ray, Tiger Moray, Triggerfish
7/10/2010 Excellent 23C Cape Lobster, Eagle Ray, Marbled Electric Ray, Round Ray, Stargazer
6/10/2010 Excellent 23C Round Ray, Tiger Moray, Tuna
5/10/2010 Above Normal 23C Common Stingray, Stargazer
4/10/2010 Above Normal 23C Bonito, Common Stingray, Stargazer; Sardina del Norte: Angel Shark
3/10/2010 Above Normal 23C Angel Shark, Bandtooth Congor, Cape Lobster, Lancer Swimming Crab, Sea Hare, Tiger Moray, White-spotted octopus
02/10/2010 Normal 23C Bonito, Common Stingray, Dusky Grouper, Round Ray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
30/09/2010 Below Normal 23C Arinaga : Common Stingray, Triggerfish, Las Palmas: Bonito, Butterfly Ray, Mediterranean Moray
29/9/2010 Normal 23C Bonito, Common Stingray, Dusky Grouper, Triggerfish
28/9/2010 Did not dive 23C Common Stingray, Great Spiny Spider Crab
26/9/2010 Did not dive 23C Sunday (Day off)
25/9/2010 Normal 23C Marbled Electric Ray, Triggerfish
24/9/2010 Normal 23C Butterfly Ray, Tiger Moray
23/9/2010 Normal 23C Common Stingray, Tiger Moray, Triggerfish
22/9/2010 Above Normal 23C
21/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Amberjack, Stargazer
20/9/2010 Normal 23C Derbio, Hairy Blenny
19/9/2010 Did not dive 23C Sunday (Day off)
18/9/2010 Normal 23C
16/9/2010 Below Normal 23C Amberjack, Hairy Blenny, Tiger Moray
15/9/2010 Poor 23C Common Stingray, Round Ray
14/9/2010 Normal 23C Canarian Lobsterette, Cape Lobster, Guelly Jack, Spiny Pufferfish (Spotted Burrfish), Triggerfish
14/9/2010 Normal 23C Guelly Jack, Triggerfish
13/9/2010 Normal 23C Amberjack, Angel Shark (Sardina del Norte)
12/9/2010 Did not dive 23C
11/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Bonito, Derbio, 6 Triggerfish!
9/9/2010 Normal 23C Common Stingray, Tiger Moray, Triggerfish
8/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Hairy Blenny, Sand Sole, Tiger Moray
7/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Tiger Moray
6/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Common Stingray, Eagle Ray, Round Ray, Tiger Moray
5/9/2010 Did not dive 23C Sunday (Day off)
3/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Round Ray, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
3/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Angel Shark, Hairy Blenny, Sand Sole
2/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Sand Sole
1/9/2010 Above Normal 23C Scrawled Filefish
31/8/2010 Above Normal 23C Bonito, Tiger Moray
30/8/2010 Above Normal 23C Triggerfish, ** Rough Tailed Ray **
28/8/2010 Above Normal 22C Sunday (Day off)
28/8/2010 Above Normal 22C Tiger Moray
27/8/2010 Excellent 22C Derbio, Eagle Ray, Hairy Blenny
26/8/2010 Excellent 22C Derbio, Eagle Ray
26/8/2010 Above Normal 22C Night Dive: Bandtooth Congor, Sea Hare, White-spotted octopus
26/8/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Derbio, Hairy Blenny, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
25/8/2010 Above Normal 22C Amberjack, Angel Shark, Bonito, Canarian Lobsterette, Tiger Moray
24/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Marbled Electric Ray, Round Ray, Stargazer (Sardina del Norte)
24/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Marbled Electric Ray, Round Ray, Stargazer (Sardina del Norte)
23/8/2010 Below Normal 22C Common Stingray, Hairy Blenny
22/8/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
21/8/2010 Below Normal 22C Dusky Grouper, Eagle Ray, Stargazer
20/8/2010 Normal 22C Bonito, Dusky Grouper, Eagle Ray, Forkbeard, Triggerfish
18/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Hairy Blenny, Stargazer
16/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Hairy Blenny, Marbled Electric Ray, Tiger Moray
15/8/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
15/8/2010 Did not dive 22C
14/8/2010 Poor 22C
13/8/2010 Normal 22C Eagle Ray, Hairy Blenny, Tiger Moray
10/8/2010 Excellent 22C Bonito, Cape Lobster, Common Stingray, Marbled Electric Ray
9/8/2010 Excellent 22C Amberjack, Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Hairy Blenny, *** Mobula ray in Arinaga***, Triggerfish
8/8/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
8/8/2010 Did not dive 22C
7/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Bandtooth Congor, Sand Sole
6/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Hairy Blenny
5/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Common Stingray, Dusky Grouper
4/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Cape Lobster, Marbled Electric Ray
3/8/2010 Normal 22C Garfish, Stargazer
2/8/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Eagle Ray, Shame faced Crab
1/8/2010 Normal 22C Sunday (Day off)
31/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Eagle Ray, Garfish, Hairy Blenny, Sand Sole
30/7/2010 Excellent 22C Angel Shark, Eagle Ray, Great Spiny Spider Crab, Hairy Blenny, Tiger Moray, Triggerfish
29/7/2010 Excellent 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Cape Lobster, Tiger Moray
28/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Dusky Grouper, Forkbeard
27/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark
26/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Cape Lobster, Dusky Grouper
25/7/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
24/7/2010 Normal 22C
23/7/2010 Below Normal 22C Canarian Lobsterette, Hairy Blenny, Prickly Shrimp, Stargazer, Tiger Moray
22/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Bandtooth Congor, Hairy Blenny, Round Ray, Sand Sole
21/7/2010 Poor 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Cape Lobster, Eagle Ray
21/7/2010 Below Normal 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Eagle Ray
20/7/2010 Below Normal 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Round Ray
19/7/2010 Below Normal 22C One yellow plastic hedgehog!
13/7/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Hairy Blenny, Stargazer
12/7/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark, Canarian Lobsterette, Common Stingray, Hairy Blenny
11/7/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
10/7/2010 Poor 22C
9/7/2010 Below Normal 22C Angel Shark, Tiger Moray
8/7/2010 Below Normal 22C Angel Shark, Tuna
7/7/2010 Normal 22C Angel Shark
6/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Derbio
5/7/2010 Did not dive 22C Hairy Blenny
4/7/2010 Did not dive 22C Sunday (Day off)
3/7/2010 Normal 22C
1/7/2010 Above Normal 22C Angel Shark, Derbio

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